Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc. has announced that Puregas (Pty) LTD of South Africa has become the latest company to sign its Global ENABLE sm Authorised Distributor Agreement.

The agreement sees the company authorised to sell Matheson brand products to its South African market.

Puregas (Pty) LTD, headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, was established in 1968 and is recognised as the leading supplier of purified and blended gases for use in personal, domestic, commercial and industrial aerosol applications in Southern Africa.

The company’s success is driven through customer service and an ongoing focus on Safety and Environmental factors - a cornerstone of which is the continuous education of customers in the day-to-day advantages of using Puregas’ ozone friendly products.

The alliance between Puregas and the Matheson Tri-Gas Global ENABLE sm Program will allow Puregas to sell Matheson brand products, while also furthering the US company’s expansion efforts.

Mary K. Smickenbecker, Corporate Vice President Marketing for Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc. reflected on the deal, “We are pleased to have finalised this agreement with Puregas, furthering our global expansion efforts through the ENABLE sm Program.”

Alex Wasielewski, Business Development Manager for Puregas (Pty) LTD added, “Puregas is known for excellent customer service. Now with the Matheson brand we can provide stellar customer service and the Matheson name to our customers in the Specialty Gases market. We are proud to be associated with a company of Matheson Tri-Gas’ calibre.”